Tony Baudino of Mascoutah in an undated photo. He and fellow paramedic Travis Hicks have been recognized for their efforts to help a family instead of simply treating a patient.
Tony Baudino of Mascoutah in an undated photo. He and fellow paramedic Travis Hicks have been recognized for their efforts to help a family instead of simply treating a patient. Provided
Tony Baudino of Mascoutah in an undated photo. He and fellow paramedic Travis Hicks have been recognized for their efforts to help a family instead of simply treating a patient. Provided

The children were hungry, in a sweltering trailer. Paramedics made an unusual rescue.

September 30, 2017 12:53 PM